Session631
TitleDigital Methods, II: Computer-Assisted Approaches to Manuscript Studies
Date/TimeTuesday 5 July 2016: 11.15-12.45
 
SponsorArts & Humanities Research Council Project 'Models of Authority: Scottish Charters & the Emergence of Government, 1100-1250'
 
OrganiserStewart J. Brookes, Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
 
Moderator/ChairDavid F. Johnson, Department of English, Florida State University
 
Paper 631-a What is Digital Palaeography, Really?
(Language: English)
Peter A. Stokes, École Pratique des Hautes Études, Université Paris Sciences & Lettres
Index Terms: Computing in Medieval Studies; Manuscripts and Palaeography; Technology
Paper 631-b Space between Words (13th-15th Centuries): Computer Vision and Medieval Linguistic Consciousness
(Language: English)
Dominique Stutzmann, Institut de Recherche et d'Histoire des Textes (IRHT), Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris
Index Terms: Computing in Medieval Studies; Manuscripts and Palaeography
Paper 631-c Transformed Materiality: Advanced Imaging Techniques and the Study of Medieval Manuscripts
(Language: English)
Bill Endres, Department of English, University of Oklahoma
Index Terms: Computing in Medieval Studies; Manuscripts and Palaeography; Technology
 
AbstractThis session will explore the potential for the computer-assisted study of medieval manuscripts; discuss the intersection of manuscript studies and Digital Humanities; demonstrate the potential offered by advanced imaging techniques; and share methodologies and conceptual frameworks.